Author Topic: What is this?: AR Timurid Tanka  (Read 802 times)

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Offline mbrakeshc

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What is this?: AR Timurid Tanka
« on: October 15, 2013, 09:51:43 AM »
Not sure about metal. Hardly 1mm thickness.
« Last Edit: November 18, 2013, 08:11:14 PM by THCoins »

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Re: What is this? 4.73gms; 25-27mm
« Reply #1 on: October 17, 2013, 06:59:18 PM »
Prolly silver. Style reminds me of Afghanistan/Persia.

Peter
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Re: What is this? 4.73gms; 25-27mm
« Reply #2 on: October 17, 2013, 11:07:56 PM »
Timurid, Hosayn Bayqara, 1469-1506, silver tanka, Herat mint. No idea about the countermark at the moment though.

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Re: What is this? 4.73gms; 25-27mm
« Reply #3 on: October 18, 2013, 09:58:23 AM »
Thanks.